External Collaborators in the U.S. and Abroad

  • Gerald Barnett
    Director, Research Technology Enterprise Initiative; Affiliate Instructor, Computer Science & Engineering
    University of Washington
    Gerald Barnett is Director of the Research Technology Enterprise Initiative at the University of Washington. He has 18 years experience in university-...
  • Fred Block
    Research Professor of Sociology, Emeritus
    UC Davis
    Dr. Fred Block is Research Professor of Sociology at UC Davis with research interests in economic and political sociology. His current work focuses on...
  • Daryl Boudreaux
    Boudreaux & Associates, Wallingford, PA
    Dr. Boudreaux brings an unusual combination of expertise and value to his work in commercializing early stage technologies. A highly credentialed...
  • Francesca Bray
    Professor and Chair, Social Anthropology
    University of Edinburgh
  • David C. Brock
    Senior Research Fellow, Center for Contemporary History and Policy
    Chemical Heritage Foundation
    David C. Brock is a senior research fellow with the Center for Contemporary History and Policy. As a historian of science and technology, he specializes...
  • Karl Bryant
    Assistant Professor, Sociology and Women's Studies
    SUNY New Paltz
    Karl Bryant, Ph.D. (UCSB) was a CNS Graduate Fellow from 2006 to 2007. He is an Assistant Professor in both Sociology and Women's Studies at the SUNY...
  • Cong Cao
    Associate Professor and Reader, Faculty of Social Sciences
    School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, University of Nottingham, UK
      Dr. Cong Cao (Ph.D. in Sociology, Columbia University) is Associate Professor and Reader at the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, University...
  • Hyungsub Choi
    Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
    Seoul National University
    Hyungsub Choi is an Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at Seoul National University. He is also a research fellow at the Chemical...
  • CNS Person
    Adjunct Assistant Professor, Politics
    Occidental College
    Meredith Conroy was a CNS Graduate Fellow from 2008 to 2010.
  • Joseph Conti
    Assistant Professor, Sociology and Law
    University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • CNS Person
    Professor of Management
    Magali Delmas has written more than 50 articles, book chapters and case studies on business and the natural environment. Standing at the crossroads of...
  • Jennifer Earl
    Professor, Sociology
    University of Arizona
    Jennifer Earl is a professor at the Sociology Department of the University of Arizona. She was formerly a professor in the Sociology Department of the...
  • Research Scientist
    Lehigh University
  • Researcher
    Chemical Heritage Foundation
    Dr. Eisler's general research interests lie in the history of science-based innovation, especially post-1945, and include the economy, culture, and...
  • Guillermo Foladori
    Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Mexico
    Originally from Uruguay, Guillermo Foladori is an anthropologist with a PhD in Economics. He has worked as professor at universities in México,...
  • Sharon Friedman
    Professor of Journalism and Communication; Director, Science and Environmental Writing Program
    Lehigh University
    Sharon M. Friedman is professor and director of the Science and Environmental Writing Program in the Department of Journalism and Communication. She...
  • Gary Gereffi
    Professor of Sociology; Director, Center on Globalization, Governance, and Competitiveness
    Duke University
  • Robin Gregory
    Senior Researcher
    Decision Research
    Robin Gregory is a Senior Researcher at Decision Research, Associate Director of the Eco-Risk Research Unit at the University of British Columbia, and...
  • David H. Guston
      David H. Guston is Professor of Political Science and Co-Director of the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University....
  • Hillary Haldane
    Assistant Professor, Anthropology
    Quinnipiac University
    Hillary Haldane recieved her Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2006.
  • Patrick Herron
    Research Analyst & Technologist
    Jenkins Chair for New Technologies in Society, Duke University
    Patrick Herron is Research Analyst & Technologist for the Jenkins Chair for New Technologies in Society. Patrick's responsibilities in support of...
  • Mikael Johansson
    University of Gothenburg (Sweden)
    Dr. Johannson was a CNS-UCSB postdoctoral scholar from 2009-2010. His dissertation on the cosmology of nanoscientists utilized lab ethnography as well...
  • ann johnson
    Associate Professor of History
    University of South Carolina
  • Milind Kandlikar
    Assistant Professor, Liu Institute for Global Issues & Institute for Asian Research; Associate Faculty at the Institute for Resources, Environment & Sustainability
    University of British Columbia
    Milind Kandlikar (PhD Carnegie Mellon) is an Associate Professor at the Liu Institute for Global Issues and Institute of Asian Research. His work...
  • CNS Person
      The Latin American Nanotechnology and Society Network (ReLANS)  arose from the desire to discuss the role of nanotechnologies in development...
  • Timothy Lenoir
    Professor and Kimberly Jenkins Chair for New Technologies and Society
    Duke University
    Tim Lenoir is the Kimberly Jenkins Chair for New Technologies and Society at Duke University. He has published several books and articles on the history...
  • CNS Person
    Assistant Professor
    Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Mara Mills
    Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication
    New York University
    Mara Mills is a historian of science who works at the intersection of disability studies and media studies. Her research and teaching interests include...
  • Cyrus Mody
    Assistant Professor, History of Science
    Rice University
    Professor Mody teaches the history of science, technology, and engineering in the modern era (~1600 to the present). His research focuses on the physical...
  • CNS Person
    Senior Scholar
    Kauffman Foundation
    Dr. Motoyama was a Postdoctoral Scholar at CNS-UCSB from 2008-2011. His dissertation and subsequent research has revealed the importance of geographic...
  • Andre Nel
  • Joseph November
    Assistant Professor of History
    University of South Carolina
    Professor November teaches courses in history of the life sciences and medicine, history of computing, and modern American history. He is particularly...
  • Rachel Parker
    Research Staff Member
    Science &Technology Policy Institute
    Rachel Parker is a former research fellow at the Center for Nanotechnology in Society, where she worked on a comparative project investigating...
  • Nicholas Pidgeon
    Professor, Environmental Psychology
    Cardiff University
    Nicholas Pidgeon is Professor of Environmental Psychology and Director of the Understanding Risk Research Group within the School. He works on risk, risk...
  • Alain-Marc Rieu
  • Jennifer Rogers-Brown
    Assistant Professor, Sociology
    Long Island University
    Dr. Jennifer Rogers-Brown was a CNS-UCBS Postdoctoral Scholar from 2008-2010. She is an Assistant Professor at Long Island University, CW Post in the...
  • R.  Kalpana Sastry
    Principle Scientist
    The National Academy of Agricultural Research Management
  • Theresa (Terre) Satterfield
    Professor, Institute for Resources, the Environment, and Sustainability
    University of British Columbia
    Terre Satterfield is Associate Professor of Culture, Risk and the Environment. An anthropologist by training, her work concerns sustainable development in...
  • Brittany Shields
    Doctoral Candidate
    University of Pennsylvania
    Brittany Shields graduated from New York University’s Draper Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Humanities and Social Thought in 2008,...
  • Paul Slovic
    Founder & President
    Decision Research
    Paul Slovic, a founder and President of Decision Research, studies human judgment, decision making, and risk analysis. He and his colleagues worldwide...
  • Joe Summers
    PIC Test Development Engineer
    Joe was a CNS Graduate Fellow from 2006 to 2007  He received his B.S. from Northwestern University (2000), and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the...